A Dispatcher provides essential and critical support functions within the Moraine Police Division.
Full Benefits package which includes: paid insurance for medical, prescription, dental, vision and life; paid vacations, holidays and sick leave; paid college tuition and uniforms. Entry-level pay is $21.64/hour and work a 40 hour work week. There will be a twelve-month probationary period.
Applications must be filled out online and include copies of: diploma or GED; driver’s license; the names, addresses and phone numbers of 3 personal references and any appropriate certifications including OPATA. Applications will be accepted February 19 – March 3, 2017.
Once you have completed the online City application, go to www.nationaltestingnetwork.com, select “Find Jobs” tab, then “Emergency Communications”, then select the City of Moraine’s posting. The fee for the exam is $41.00 and paid on the National Testing Network, Inc. website. Be sure to complete the Personal History Questionnaire (PHQ) on the NTN website. Incomplete PHQs will not be considered.
The National Testing Network will conduct the competitive, written examination on behalf of the Merit System Commission on March 8, 2017, at 9:00 a.m. The exam will be given at the Miami Valley Fire Alliance located at the Sinclair Community College, Building 20. Doors for the exam will lock at 9:00 am and no one will be allowed into the examination after that time. A valid driver's license will be required to enter the exam. Special accommodations must be requested at the time of application.
If an applicant has taken the exam within the past six (6) months, you may transfer your scores. However, if an applicant wishes to transfer a previous test score and meets all requirements, they must complete a City application and the NTN PHQ in order to be considered for this position.
Upon completion of the entry level exam, all scores will be forwarded to the Moraine Merit System Commission who will certify the testing process. Candidates who attain a passing score of 70 percent (Note: The combined score as listed on the NTN results) on the exam will be placed on the Commission’s eligibility list. The City of Moraine will contact each candidate following the exam with their overall score and ranking. National Testing Network is a service provided to conduct entry level testing in a standardized, professional environment. National Testing Network does not replace the City of Moraine and the Merit System Commission responsibility and decision making in the testing process.
Applicants considered for further processing will undergo interviews, criminal background and reference checks, medical exam, drug screen, psychological test, and polygraph exam.
- Fill out a City application online
- Attach supporting documents – resume, DD-214, diplomas, certificates, etc.
- Sign up at www.nationaltestingnetwork.com
- Complete the Personal History Questionnaire (PHQ) on NTN website
- Take exam
**Additional points will be awarded to applicants who attain a passing examination score and have a Bachelor’s degree in a Law Enforcement related degree from an accredited college or university or have been honorably discharged from the military. Documents must be attached to the application in order to receive additional points.
Failure to complete all of the steps listed above will result in a disqualification from the hiring process.
- You must bring a picture ID
- Free parking will be available at the exam location
- Please leave all cell phones in your vehicle…no cell phones will be allowed inside the testing center
- No food or drinks will be allowed in the testing center